4th Generation Roofing Manufacturer

S&W Forest Products has produced and exported high-quality cedar shakes and shingles since 1964. S&W Forest Products is known worldwide as a producer of high-quality cedar shakes and shingles and has earned the reputation as a leader in the cedar shake and shingle industry providing both pressure treated and fire retardant treatments.

From the time we select raw logs to the time the finished product is delivered to our customer, quality is the first consideration.

Fourth-generation cedar roofing manufacturer

Michael Watkins
President of S&W Forest Products Ltd.

Getting better every generation!

  • S&W is a family company that consistently produces quality cedar shakes & shingles at competitive prices.

  • Ease of working with the group. Honesty.

  • Hard working mill that strives for innovation and quality.

  • Product, people, service and pricing. I like the small family-mill feeling.

  • Competitive pricing and quick response and turnaround is what helps S&W separate themselves from the pack.

  • Good quality wood from a family you can trust.

  • A good provider of high quality Yellow Cedar along with good lead times with delivery on all size of orders.

  • Helpful, attentive, valued my business.

  • They bring value by being available to answer questions and [are] knowledgeable about their product. This allows me to bring value to my customer.

  • Very well run business.

S&W Forest team giving customers a tour

Reflections: Presidents through the Years

Lennie Watkins Jr.
Former President of S&W Forest Products Ltd.

We have a lot of loyal customers that have been dealing with S&W Forest Products for many years. We realize that they have continued to deal with our company because of our commitment to product quality and customer service. It is with this in mind, that we focus on producing top quality cedar shakes and shingles every day.

Lennie Watkins

Leonard Watkins Sr.
Former President of S&W Forest Products Ltd.

Leonard took pride in being a leader in the Cedar Shake and Shingle industry and he helped provide many jobs for those in his community.  His passion for Shakes and Shingles trickled down to his children.

William (Bill) Watkins
Former President of S&W Forest Products Ltd.

[…when Bill] opened his sawmill, he insisted on nothing but the best. The best staff [and] the best from himself.

Bill Watkins

S&W Forest Products

S&W Forest Products Ltd.

9500-288th Street
Maple Ridge, British Columbia
V2W 1L1

PO Box 457,
Sumas, WA

(604) 462-0045
1-800-806-WOOD (9663)

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At S&W, we specialize in the manufacturing of Alaskan Yellow Cedar Shakes and Shingles.Learn more →